MTLYA Festival!

Join me and my fellow panelists on Sunday May 1, 2022 at 11:30 AM (ET) for a discussion on writing contemporary stories! Head to to register and for full information on the other amazing sessions!

Thanks for the laughs!

Much thanks to CBC and the Chronicle Herald for the wonderful coverage of The Funny Pages Festival! Click “CBC Piece” to view the video Click “The Chronicle Herald” for the story

Good news for Tuna!

Delighted to announce that my Running Press YA novel, THE SIGNS AND WONDERS OF TUNA RASHAD, is a Junior Library Guild Best Book Selection! Tuna’s story publishes June 7, 2022. Pre-order your copy through Amazon, Indigo, B &N, or your local bookstore....

Kidlit Author Event: New Books!

Join Eric Walters, Paul Coccia, Sigmund Brouwer, Lawrence Hill & myself for a fun day of sharing laughs, new books, & stories. Enter “friend of Natasha” to get your classroom/school discount. Classroom reg. School reg....